Delegates Vote ‘No’ on Issue of Women’s OrdinationThursday, July 9, 2015 | ANN / Adventist Review Staff
Delegates turned down a motion that would have allowed each division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church to decide for itself whether to ordain women to the gospel ministry in its territory.
Action in high gear at G.CWednesday, July 8, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence
Several nominations have taken place thus far at the 60th General Conference Session in San Antonio Texas which started on July 2 and is to culminate this weekend. The session is being held under the theme “Arise! Shine! Jesus is Coming!” and has so far seen the reelection of General Conference President Ted N.C. Wilson.
Oak Glades shines again in sporting activitiesTuesday, July 7, 2015 | A. Beckford/C. Forrester
The Oak Glades SDA Church, known in the sporting arena as Team Oak Glades within the East Jamaica Conference, entered the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K Run/Walk race on June 21st 2015 with just nine members. They emerged team winners.
Virtual Tea Party Set To Raise Real Money For Phillipsfield ProjectFriday, June 26, 2015 | Phillip E. L. Castell
Members of the Church in East Jamaica Conference (EJC) will have an opportunity this week-end to make their contribution to the Phillipsfield Project in a tangible way, as the first major fund raising event for the Phillipsfield Retreat Oasis and Adventure Park was officially launched on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at the EJC board room at a special meeting of pastors and church administrators.
Congratulations to GSAT studentsThursday, June 18, 2015 | Fabia Phillips-Lawrence
The Administrators, Directors and Staff of EJC would like to congratulate all the students who were successful in their GSAT examination. Our students in particular have done us proud and we would like to congratulate them.
It is not business as usual - Says Nathan. Church to focus on EvangelismWednesday, June 17, 2015 | Phillip E. L. Castell
There was a call for the church to refocus on evangelism and make greater impact in the community, at the special Evangelism Summit called by the East Jamaica Conference administration on June 13, 2015.